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The Greek grading system

The Greek grading system varies depending on the level of education.

Higher education institutions (Universities and Polytechnics) evaluate student performance by following the grade point scale below:

International scale Greek grade point scale Description
A
(Excellent)

8,50 - 10,00

Ἀριστα

B
(Very good, with few errors)
6,50 - 8,49 Λίαν καλώς
E
(Sufficient. This is the minimum passing grade)
5,00 - 6,49 Καλώς

If you are applying for university studies in Greece as an undergraduate student (first cycle), your grades from upper secondary school from your home country will be converted into a grade point scale with a maximum grade point of 20 and a minimum grade point of 10.

You may use the European grades comparison chart to learn how you would score in Europe.

Source: Eurydice database (Eurydice is an international educational database developed by the European Commission and Member States of the European Union with the aim of facilitating and improving the understanding of the different educational systems in Europe).